ASEAN Scholarship for Myanmar

This ASEAN scholarship is for students from Myanmar joining Secondary 3 in selected Singapore secondary schools. Find out if you are eligible and how to apply.

MOE offers scholarships to bright young students from ASEAN countries and China to study in Singapore. We partner various organisations to administer these scholarships.

Students will have opportunities to broaden their horizons and develop important skills such as leadership, communication and other life skills. They can also help to promote goodwill and understanding among young people from different countries and Singapore.

Application for 2020 has closed. Join our mailing list to be informed when application opens in 2021.

Who is eligible

Myanmar nationals who:

  • Are born in the years 2005 to 2007
  • Are proficient in English
  • Have done consistently well in school examinations
  • Have completed at least Grade 9
  • Have studied English as a subject in Grades 9 and 10
  • Have a good record of participation in co-curricular activities

Duration of scholarship

This scholarship is:

  • Valid for 4 years from Secondary 3 to Pre-University 2, leading to the Singapore-Cambridge GCE A-Level certificate or similar qualification
  • Renewed each year based on the scholar’s performance in school


The scholarship covers:

  • Annual allowance with hostel accommodation
  • Settling-in allowance
  • Return economy airfare
  • School fees
  • Examination fees for GCE O-Level and A-Level (once only, as applicable)
  • Subsidised medical benefits and insurance cover for accidents


Mon, 20 Apr to Fri, 5 Jun 2020


Submit your application online.

Sep to Oct 2020 (tentative)

Attend selection test and interview

Shortlisted candidates will be informed at least 1 week in advance to attend a selection test and interview in Yangon.

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.
Oct to Dec 2020 (tentative)

Award of scholarship

Successful applicants will be notified via email.

Oct to Dec 2020 (tentative)

Arrive in Singapore

How to apply

Application for 2020 has closed. Join our mailing list to be informed when application opens in 2021.